- The definition of bragging is boasting or talking about how great things are for you.
When you can't stop telling everyone how much money you make or how big your house is, this is an example of bragging.
Variant of brag
Origin: Middle English braggen ; from uncertain or unknown; perhaps
- boastful talk or manner
- Informal anything boasted of; boast
- a braggart
- an old card game, much like poker
- bragger noun
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